Daily Archive: October 29, 2019

S. Korea, Australia stage joint naval exercise

SEOUL– South Korea and Australia kicked off joint naval drills off the southern coast of the Korean Peninsula on Tuesday to boost their combined operational capabilities and partnership, the Navy here said.The three-day exercise, code-named “Haedori-W…

Humankind’s Ancestral ‘Homeland’ Pinpointed in Botswana

A large ancient wetlands region spanning northern Botswana – once teeming with life but now dominated by desert and salt flats – may represent the ancestral homeland of all of the 7.7 billion people on Earth today, researchers said on Monday.Their stud…

Moon to visit his ailing mother in Busan

SEOUL– President Moon Jae-in will visit his mother, who’s in critical condition, in Busan on Tuesday, a Cheong Wa Dae official said.The 92-year-old has been suffering a chronic illness and is currently hospitalized in Busan.Moon plans to head to the s…